Bareboat charter in Greece

Island Sailing offers yachts for bareboat charter in Greece.

With a bareboat yacht charter you hire the boat and skipper it yourself. Bareboat charter is the best way for those who love sailing to explore the islands at their own pace.

Hiring a yacht on a bareboat basis in Greece is great for couples, families and groups of friends when two or more of you have previous sailing experience and qualifications. Whilst having the freedom to explore wherever you please you are safe in the knowledge that our base teams are available, should you need us throughout your bareboat charter in Greece.

An Island Sailing bareboat yacht charter does not mean that you are alone - you have 24/7 communication with us via radio or mobile phone and in the unlikely event of you needing support, backup is on hand. We send daily weather forecasts via SMS and whist you plan your own routes we are happy to offer any suggestions and advice on the sailing areas from the best anchorages and beaches to great restaurants and tavernas.

Before you set sail on your bareboat charter in Greece we will make sure you receive a comprehensive handover of your yacht including its operation and all of the equipment aboard.

All the modern sailing yachts have a comprehensive Ionian sailing guide on board like the Rod Heikell Guides together with all necessary charts and navigation aids, including first class Chartplotters on deck.

You can take advantage of our free stern to mooring assistance at the start of your Greek yachting holiday if you haven't had much experience of mooring Mediterranean style or just need a refresher. If you think an informal and friendly skipper may be handy for the first few hours or days of your bareboat charter whilst you unwind and get used to your yacht then don’t hesitate to ask or see our Bareboat Refresher page for more information.

If you have some experience but do not have the paper qualifications to charter a yacht bareboat in Greece Island Sailing is a British fully accredited Royal Yachting Association Training Centre offering a comprehensive range of practical RYA sailing courses from our base on Lefkas, Greece as well as online RYA theory courses. Take a sailing course in Greece and enjoy the Greek islands in the sun with a full range of courses to choose from for complete beginners through to experienced sailors.

If you would like to have a general chat about your yachting experience or qualifications call us on 0330 088 4744 or 0044 (0)7535 792374 or email